Faculty of Business and Law


Future Portsmouth - a great deal for business

  • Date: 10 March 2017
  • Time: 7.30am
  • Venue: Marriott Hotel, Porsmouth, PO6 4SH.

Join us for an informal breakfast and the opportunity to hear about the progress with City Deal, large-scale development sites (including Portsmouth City Council's development of Dunsbury Hill Farm), and keep abreast of local and national developments that are likely to be impacting your business in 2017. 

Enjoy networking over an informal breakfast, share Q&A and view the supporting exhibition stands on hand to discuss your business development and provide the solutions to your recruitment aspirations. 


7.30am - Breakfast and exhibition browsing.

8.00am - Presentation by the Leader of Portsmouth City Council, Councillor Donna Jones, about the fabulous regeneration of Portsmouth and exciting events planned for 2017.

8.30am - Major project update by the Assistant Director for Culture and City Development in Portsmouth City Council. 

9.00am - Presentations by Alison Sumpter, Network Manager at Alphi and Paul Hayes, Pro Vice Chancellor at the University of Portsmouth, on the new initiatives, loans, grants and benefits for business, the new apprenticeship levy and apprenticeships for young people and for those who are developing/changing their careers (all ages).


Places are limited (restricted to one delegate per business). For more information and to register your place,  please click here.


Supported by: Portsmouth City Council, NAS (National Apprenticeship Service), ALPHI (Association of Learning Providers for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight), City Deal, and The University of Portsmouth.